Pond Cove Elementary School

  • Pond Cove Elementary School serves 573 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 39%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 74% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 51%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Pond Cove Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Maine state average of 10%.

Top Placements

Pond Cove Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maine for:

School Overview

  • Pond Cove Elementary School's student population of 573 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students573 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pond Cove Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 525 schools in Maine (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pond Cove Elementary School is 0.17, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.12. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ME)
Overall School Rank#15 out of 525 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pond Cove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Maine by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pond Cove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maine by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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Asian
3%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Pond Cove Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Pond Cove Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pond Cove Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
91%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pond Cove Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pond Cove Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.170.12
This chart display the diversity score of Pond Cove Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Maine by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pond Cove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maine by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pond Cove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maine by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCape Elizabeth School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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